Cooperstown, NY -- It’s a speech Frank Thomas has been working on for four months-- at his home, in hotels, in Chicago, Los Angeles, Cooperstown, and aboard airplanes flying all over America since
Sitting in the visiting dugout at Wrigley Field wearing a St. Louis Cardinals cap and warmup jacket, A.J.
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. -- Frank Thomas version 1.0 couldn't be happier for White Sox slugger Frank Thomas' induction into the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday.
Early in his career, Frank Thomas saw the eye-popping statistics Michael Jordan produced and how they jumped off the sports page every day.
He longed to be baseball’s version of that.
There are so many inconceivable skills necessary to hit Major League pitching, but if I had to pick one that most boggles the mind it would simply be this: recognizing, in an instant, whether a pi